Mr. A. Samuel Cook

Posted in: Employment/Labor Law/Racial Preferences

Senior Counsel , Venable, Baetjer & Howard, LLP
210 Allegheny Avenue
Towson MD
Work Fax: (410) 821-0147
Home: (410) 323-1073


Office of General Counsel, National Labor Relations Board and U.S. Dept. of Labor (1950-54).
Labor counsel, W.R. Grace & Co. (1955-69).
Chairman, Labor & Employment Law Division, Venable, Baetjer & Howard (1970-91).
General counsel, Associated Builders & Contractors of America (1970-86).

Chairman, Baltimore County Economic Development Commission (1990-91).

Academic Background

B.A.: Princeton University (English).
J.D.: University of Maryland Law School.

Publications or Presentations

Dual Shops in the Construction Industry (New York, N.Y.: McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1985).
The Case for a Maryland Right-to-Work Law (Baltimore, Md.: Maryland Business for a Responsive Government, 1996).
Labor Unions Guarding Police and Fire Hen Houses (Vienna, Va.: Public Service Research Council, 1998).

Issue Specialities

Personnel policies, anti-discrimination laws, union avoidance, National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), collective bargaining, arbitration, strikes, union decertification.

Calvert Index

Employment/Labor Law/Racial Preferences